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Xrays help to diagnose TB

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Chest X-ray findings that can suggest active TB This category comprises all findings typically associated with active pulmonary TB. An applicant with any of the following findings must submit sputum specimens for examination. Infiltrate or consolidation – Opacification of airspaces…

Tuberculosis diagnosis

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Tuberculosis is diagnosed by finding Mycobacterium tuberculosis bacteria in a clinical specimen taken from the patient. While other investigations may strongly suggest tuberculosis as the diagnosis, they cannot confirm it. A complete medical evaluation for tuberculosis (TB) must include a…

TB deaths in Europe

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Tuberculosis (TB) kills five people every hour in the European region. In 2013, 350,000 people developed TB and 37,000 died of this disease in Europe. Most worryingly, our region is experiencing the increase of a form of TB that does…

Most important bodypart

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Arsehole rules the human body All the organs of the body were having a meeting, trying to decide who was the one in charge. “I should be in charge,” said the brain, “Because I run all the body’s systems, so…

Hippocratic Oath

Hippocratic oath

I swear by Apollo the physician, and Aesculapius the surgeon, likewise Hygeia and Panacea, and call all the gods and goddesses to witness, that I will observe and keep this underwritten oath, to the utmost of my power and judgement.…